She entered the Blue House, the residence of the President of South Korea, as the most popular politician in her country. She has just left it as the most unpopular one, marked by one of the biggest political scandals in … Continue reading Park Geun-hye or the fall of the Iron Lady of South Korea
Her father, Park Chung-Hee, ruled South Korea with an iron fist for eighteen years (1961 – 1979). 34 years later, Park Geun-Hye won democratic elections and became the first female President of the country, usually known for being hostile to … Continue reading Park Guen-Hye presidency – a wind of change for the Korean Peninsula?
For updated 2016 version please click here The International Women’s Day is approaching and a lot of politicians are speaking about women empowerment and leadership. I decided thus to create a list of female leaders in the world. The … Continue reading 2015, women and political leadership – female heads of state and heads of government